Our vision is to preserve and advance the
academic, artistic, and cultural legacy of
Brainerd Institute was formed as an elite educational institution for African Americans by the Presbyterian USA Church in 1867. The school continued to... Learn more.
Dr. Vivian Ayers Allen's current endeavor is a project called Workshops in Open Fields, based on the ground-breaking program she started in Houston, Texas. Learn more.
The ambitious vision of the Brainerd Institute Heritage board of directors, to restore Brainerd and share its legacy and that of Dr. Vivian Ayers Allen... Learn more.